Souls In Purgatory / Saint Lawrence Italian Populaire
 
 Souls In Purgatory / Saint Lawrence Italian Populaire
 Souls In Purgatory / Saint Lawrence Italian Populaire
 Souls In Purgatory / Saint Lawrence Italian Populaire
 Souls In Purgatory / Saint Lawrence Italian Populaire
 Souls In Purgatory / Saint Lawrence Italian Populaire
 
 Souls In Purgatory / Saint Lawrence Italian Populaire

Souls In Purgatory / Saint Lawrence Italian Populaire

£485

Interesting double sided oil painted on tin , one side depicting three souls in purgatory waiting for purification of their souls before they can go to heaven . The reverse side featuring St Lawrence
 holding a griddle in his left hand ( the symbol / Instrument of execution) and a palm leaf in his right
  hand the symbol of martyrdom. The scalloped shaped design with cross at the top  with two painted clout nails at base ... possibly a procession piece lacking stem.

Italy  18th / 19th Century.

Dimensions :
17.8 cms High (7 inches)
13.3 cms Wide (5.25 inches)